Work At HeightOctober 6, 2022 2023-10-13 10:27
Work At Height
Work At Height
If you’re looking for a Work at Height course in Bournemouth or other areas in the South of England, then look no further. We regularly hold Work at Height courses at our training office in Poole, Dorset. Alternatively, we can come to you to deliver the Work at Height course on-site or nearby in areas including but not limited to Southampton, Portsmouth, London, Weymouth, Dorchester, Plymouth, the Isle of Wight, Yeovil and Exeter.
For more information or to book your Work at Height course, get in touch to speak to one of our friendly and knowledgeable team members.
Who is the Work at Height course for?
This course is aimed at any person who is required to work at height in the workplace.
Work at Height Course Overview
This course has been designed to increase awareness of the dangers of working at height and how to safely wear a full body harness.
Work at Height Course Details
The course is a half day course delivered in the classroom and will involve a practical session including inspecting and fitting a safety harness.
Work at Height Course Content
List the main requirements of the Work at Height Regulations 2005
Identify own activities within the workplace to evidence compliance with the Work at Heights Regulations 2005
List the main safeguards applied to working at height operations
List preventative measures that protect against falls from heights
Identify the main components of a risk assessment for working at height operations
Outline how to complete a risk assessment for working at height operations
Complete a working at height risk assessment for own area of work
Identify the purpose of a dynamic risk assessment when working at heights
Outline the requirements for using the following: Step ladders, Fixed ladders, MEWPS, Scaffolding
Outline the types of safety harness
Explain how to inspect a safety harness
Demonstrate the correct method for fitting, adjusting and using a safety harness
State the methods for inspecting and storing a safety harness after use
State actions to be taken if equipment is damaged or faulty
Work at Height Course Benefits
Upon completion of the course you will have an understanding of:
The Importance of reducing accidents and near miss events from working at height activities
Different types of working at height equipment and the dangers associated
Work at Height Regulations overview and hierarchy
How to safely fit and inspect a full body safety harness
Work at Height Course Length